It might be difficult to even know where to look to find reliable, easy-to-read information about legal rights in the DC metro area. The lawyers at Tucker, Nong and Associates have prepared these articles to help clients understand their rights, learn what to expect from the legal process and how to get help from our experienced team.

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  • Errors in the Mortgage Process Used to Avoid Foreclosure The large number of errors and violations that have been found in the mortgage process have led courts to have a more sympathetic attitude...
  • Deferred Action Program for Parents (DAPA) The Deferred Action Program for Parents (DAPA) is modeled on the original DACA, but is specific to legal resident aliens and the parents of U.S. citizens.
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) An important component of President Obama's executive order is the expansion of the childhood arrivals deferred action program and the formation of a
  • Acción Ejecutiva de Presidente Obama La "Accion Ejecutiva" de Obama se trata de una serie de medidas que su administracion aplicaro¡ para favorecer a un porcentaje de inmigrantes
  • Short Sale vs. Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure Short sale and Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure are both forms of foreclosure defense. They can both be beneficial for a debtor, but each has specific criteria.
  • Short Sale Negotiation A short sale is a type of foreclosure defense that occurs when a lender agrees to accept less than it is owed and releases a lien on a property.
  • Repayment Plan Negotiation Repayment plan negotiation require very specific legal knowledge and experience. The process involves negotiation specific debts with creditors for the
  • Loan Modification Loan modification is a foreclosure defense strategy that provides allows homeowners to stay in their homes while they are experiencing financial hardships.
  • Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure Deed in lieu of foreclosure is an alternative to traditional mortgage foreclosure where mortgage holders exchange a property deed and walk away without debt.
  • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Learn about filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. This includes timing, costs, required information, processes, entities involved and discharge of the filing.
  • Lien Stripping Lien stripping is a tool used in chapter 13 bankruptcy cases. Lien stripping can allow a homeowner to remove a junior lien on a second mortgage.
  • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a form of debt relief that involves restructuring debt over a period of 3-5 years. There are certain requirements for filing.